Reuters - 4 hours 58 min ago
Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau, who looks set to lose his parliamentary majority after an Oct. 21 election, said on Monday he needed a strong government to keep standing up to U.S. President Donald Trump.
Canoe News - 7 hours 19 min ago
LONDON/BRUSSELS A deal to smooth Britain’s departure from the European Union hung in the balance on Monday after diplomats indicated the bloc wanted more concessions from Prime Minister Boris Johnson and said a full agreement was unlikely this week. As the Brexit maelstrom spins, Johnson and EU leaders face a tumultuous week of reckoning […]...
The Guardian - 7 hours 23 min ago
Talks continue but agreement of legal text for leaders to approve looks unlikely Boris Johnson's hopes of sealing a Brexit deal before an EU summit on Thursday have been dealt a blow after Finland's prime minister said he believed time had run out. As British and EU officials negotiated late into Monday evening, Antti Rinne, whose country holds the EU's rolling presidency, appeared to call time on the prime minister's race to find an agreement. Continue reading...
The Guardian - 7 hours 24 min ago
Eurosceptics and Labour MPs indicate they could back prime minister if he clinches agreement in Brussels Boris Johnson is edging towards the parliamentary numbers needed to pass a Brexit deal after more hardline Eurosceptics and pro-deal Labour MPs indicated they could back a new agreement made with the EU. The prime minister will need to win over almost all the 28 Tory "Spartans" who held out against Theresa May's deal if he manages to bring an agreement back from Brussels, as well...
Reuters - 8 hours 51 min ago
Finland's Prime Minister Antti Rinne said on Monday more time was needed for the Brexit negotiations and that they could continue even after a summit of European Union leaders set for Thursday and Friday.
Financial Times - 9 hours 13 min ago
FT's Laura Hughes on the legislative programme set out in parliament by the UK prime minister...
Reuters - 9 hours 43 min ago
British Prime Minister Boris Johnson will not resign if parliament rejects his government's program as set out on Monday in the so-called Queen's Speech, his spokesman said.
Reuters - 10 hours 18 min ago
Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau, who looks set to lose his majority after an Oct. 21 election, on Monday said he needed a strong government to continue standing up to U.S. President Donald Trump.
Reuters - 11 hours 46 min ago
Denmark will fast-track legislation allowing people with dual citizenship who have gone abroad to fight for militant groups like Islamic State to be stripped of their Danish nationality, Prime Minister Mette Frederiksen said on Monday.
UPI - 12 hours 12 min ago
South Korean President Moon Jae-in sent condolences to Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe following a deadly typhoon that has caused flooding and landslides while leaving dozens of people dead.
Forbes - 12 hours 13 min ago
Queen Elizabeth delivered a traditional, highly ceremonial speech setting out prime minister Boris Johnson's policies for the year--despite the fact that he has no parliamentary majority to pass them.
Sky News - 12 hours 30 min ago
A Brexit deal could be possible this week but "we're not there yet", Ireland's deputy prime minister has said.
New York Times - 13 hours 6 min ago
Prime Minister Viktor Orban of Hungary, left, with Istvan Tarlos, who on Sunday lost his bid for re-election as mayor of Budapest.
UPI - 13 hours 21 min ago
Queen Elizabeth II opened a new session of British Parliament Monday and laid out Prime Minister Boris Johnson's legislative agenda -- amid rising fears there won't be a Brexit deal before a key deadline this weekend.
Reuters - 13 hours 50 min ago
British Prime Minister Boris Johnson on Wednesday urged President Donald Trump to reconsider a decision to let a U.S. diplomat's wife use diplomatic immunity after she was involved in a fatal car crash in England and then left the country.
ABC News - 14 hours 10 min ago
Spain's caretaker prime minister, Pedro Sánchez, says that the sentences of a dozen Catalan separatists who led an independence push two years ago must be carried out...
Reuters - 14 hours 28 min ago
Queen Elizabeth set out Prime Minister Boris Johnson's agenda for his government on Monday, including an Oct. 31 Brexit, a new deal with the European Union, and a host of domestic policies designed to win over voters ahead of an expected election.
BBC - 14 hours 35 min ago
The poll represents the first electoral blow to the nationalist prime minister in nearly a decade.
Reuters - 14 hours 35 min ago
The priority of Britain's government is to leave the European Union on Oct. 31, Queen Elizabeth said on Monday, setting out Prime Minister Boris Johnson's program for a country deeply divided over Brexit.
Financial Times - 14 hours 44 min ago
Prime minister's plans unlikely to become law due to lack of Commons majority...
Reuters - 14 hours 52 min ago
Twelve leaders of a separatist movement in the Spanish region of Catalonia must comply with sentences handed to them for their roles in a failed bid for independence in 2017, acting Prime Minister Pedro Sanchez said on Monday.
Reuters - 15 hours 8 min ago
Talks with the European Union to strike a divorce deal remain constructive but there is still a lot of work to do, British Prime Minister's Boris Johnson said on Monday.
The Nation - 15 hours 35 min ago
Jon Allsop Britain's prime minister is a lifelong admirer of the US. How will Brexit change his and his country's special relationship? The post Boris Johnson Does America appeared first on The Nation .
Reuters - 17 hours 1 min ago
A deal to smooth Britain's departure from the European Union hung in the balance on Monday after diplomats indicated the bloc wanted more concessions from Prime Minister Boris Johnson and said a full agreement was unlikely this week.